Frequently Asked Questions

Who does the Catholic Foundation serve?

We serve donors who want to achieve meaningful and lasting impact through planned giving and charitable funds management. We serve parishes and Catholic organizations seeking to fruitfully engage their parishioners and constituents in defining and executing a plan for their long-term financial stability. We help individuals and families glorify God through their financial support of the parishes and ministries they care about most.

How does it serve the Church?

The Catholic Foundation offers Catholic donors attractive ways to align their financial legacy with their Catholic values. We promote the mission of the Church in the Diocese of Lansing by faithfully stewarding and distributing funds entrusted to the Foundation. And, we offer our services to help parishes and Catholic organizations develop additional resources and support.

I have a specific question or opportunity to discuss. Who should I contact and what should I expect?

Contact any of the Foundation’s staff members listed below. You should expect to be served well; that’s what they are there for.